Category: VIEWS

The Flag and the Facts

by Derek Scarlino/Love and Rage There’s a lot being said, ad populum, in defense of how American society views what it popularly refers to as the “Confederate flag”. An outstanding characteristic of these arguments is how removed from recorded history they are, as if it never occurred to […]

Why You Should Refuse 2016 Tests Right Now

by Opt Out CNY REASON 1.  Over 200,000 just refused the 2015 ELA tests. 2015 refusals were the first step.  The time for continued action is now.  Let’s be sure that Superintendents, Boards of Education, Regents, Chancellor Tisch, NYS legislators (especially those heavy hearted ones), and Governor Cuomo know that we refused with […]